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Eric Garner and The Criminalization of Everyday Life

Washington Examiner Opinion Staff

We all know politicians love their tax revenue. But is it worth risking killing someone over a few bucks?

11 Facts On the Eric Garner Case the Media Won't Tell You

Jim Meyers, Newsmax

There is no doubt that Garner was resisting an arrest for illegally selling untaxed cigarettes. If Eric Garner did not resist arrest, the outcome of this case would have been very different. He wouldn't be dead today. Garner also was in poor health and didn't die at the scene.